In order to prepare a production line for UDI coding purposes, it is advisable to plan carefully before making a final decision on which technology is best suited. Production line audits are invaluable, as is sample testing on the substrates that are being dealt with. Taking the time to get it right by working in partnership with a technology provider will help to optimize operations and achieve maximum uptime.
The medical device industry, as we have seen, demands the highest quality when it comes to variable coding and, in order to remain compliant, companies must ensure legibility and contrast are second to none, alongside the ability to maintain accurate records for reporting purposes. Through working with Videojet, medical device manufacturers can rest assured that their products are coded accurately, efficiently and at a cost that allows a solid return on investment.